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India TV's IPL 2021 Team of the Season

India TV's IPL 2021 Team of the Season

Cricket | May 10, 2021, 08:30 AM IST

The 29 completed matches at the halfway stage of the tournament provided ample breathtaking performances to select the best XI from the season so far. 

Kuldeep Yadav

Five takeaways from India's squad announcement for World Test Championship final, England series

Cricket | May 09, 2021, 08:30 AM IST

Although there haven't been any surprising selections, a few omissions have been questionable and so here are the key takeaways from the squad announcement

Shikhar Dhawan

How did India's T20 World Cup hopefuls fare in IPL 2021

Cricket | May 06, 2021, 11:48 AM IST

The IPL 2021 just about provided enough - having reached the half-wark mark in the league stage with 29 completed games - to learn how India's T20 World Cup hopefuls fared in the competitions.

Rohit Sharma and MS Dhoni

IPL 2021 Mid-season review: CSK are back, Mumbai Indians aim to recover, SRH bruised

Cricket | May 04, 2021, 08:05 AM IST

There have been few constants from last season, few have thrown a surprise and the remaining look to hang in there as the final phase of the league stage awaits. And before the competition resumes on Tuesday, we take a look at all the eight teams and how they have fared at the mid-season mark.

Mustafizur Rahman of Rajasthan Royals celebrates the wicket

IPL 2021 | Talking points from RR vs SRH game: Rejigged Sunrisers line-up fails to deliver yet again

Cricket | May 02, 2021, 07:34 PM IST

They dropped David Warner, SRH's most consistent scorer, in a bid to rejig their lineup. But the issue persisted. They brought in all-rounder Mohammad Nabi to provide depth, but he was hardly used as a bowler with Jos Buttler and Sanju Samson firing from both ends.

KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal

IPL 2021 | Talking points from PBKS vs KKR game: Another go-slow start hurt Punjab Kings again

Cricket | Apr 27, 2021, 08:00 AM IST

A brilliant bowling performance, clubbed with a counter-punching knock from Rahul Tripathi and a gritty 47 from captain Eoin Morgan helped KKR snap their four-match losing streak to register only their second win this season.

Ravindra Jadeja

IPL 2021 | Talking points from CSK vs RCB game: The day when Ravindra Jadeja was everywhere

Cricket | Apr 25, 2021, 07:39 PM IST

RCB dominated a major part of their bowling innings and started the chase of well despite a colossal target, but on both occasions, they ran into the same man that left them deflated. 

Chris Morris, Chetan Sakariya. rajasthan royals,

IPL 2021 | Talking points from RR vs KKR game: The Royal plan that Knights couldn't breach

Cricket | Apr 25, 2021, 08:38 AM IST

Almost 70 per cent of their deliveries were between the 90 and 130 kmph with the left-arm pace trio dishing out more cutters than often, while hitting the good length.

Rohit Sharma

IPL 2021 | How Chepauk's sluggish conditions rained on Mumbai Indians' parade

Cricket | Apr 24, 2021, 08:16 PM IST

Mumbai have wrapped up their Chennai phase of IPL 2021 and they would be happy to bid Chepauk goodbye with the hope that their next venue - Delhi's Arun Jaitley Stadium - changes their fortune.

Ruturaj Gaikwad

IPL 2021 | Talking points from KKR vs CSK game: Gaikwad repays faith with impressive fifty

Cricket | Apr 22, 2021, 08:00 AM IST

Backing their core players have been a key characteristic of the Chennai Super Kings for years. Gaikwad fired 63 off 59, laced with six boundaries and four sixes, at a strike rate of 161.5

Chris Gayle

IPL 2021 | Talking points from PBKS vs SRH: Is it time for Punjab to look beyond Chris Gayle?

Cricket | Apr 21, 2021, 07:50 PM IST

The veteran cricketer believes he still has "plenty in the tank left...looking forward to plenty more cricket." But Gayle's batting returns haven't been impressive yet.

Kieron Pollard

IPL 2021 | Talking points from DC vs MI game: What's wrong with Mumbai's middle-overs batting?

Cricket | Apr 21, 2021, 08:00 AM IST

Delhi Capitals, who lost to Mumbai all four times last season including the season finale, held their nerve to break the jinx. 

Ravindra Jadeja

IPL 2021 | Talking points from CSK vs RR game: How finger-spinners scripted the Royals collapse

Cricket | Apr 20, 2021, 08:00 AM IST

The spin pair of Moeen Ali and Ravindra Jadeja spun the game around in a spell of four overs to bury all hopes for Rajasthan in the battle for consistency in IP 2021.

Glenn Maxwell

IPL 2021 | Talking points from RCB vs KKR game: What's working for Glenn Maxwell at RCB?

Cricket | Apr 18, 2021, 08:04 PM IST

RCB have reaped the rewards by giving Maxwell the responsibility of a No.4 batsman. 46 of his 82 knocks in IPL have been at either No.3 or 4, where Maxwell has scored 1183 runs at a strike rate of 163.2 with seven half-centuries. 

Abdul Samad of Sunrisers Hyderabad gets runout during match

IPL 2021 | Talking points from MI vs SRH game: Sunrisers choke yet again in a chase at Chepauk

Cricket | Apr 18, 2021, 08:00 AM IST

Rahul Chahar orchestrated SRH's collapse with his three-fer after the opening pair's dismissal while Jasprit Bumrah bowled without being hit for a boundary as SRH fell 13 runs short of the target. 

Shahbaz Ahmed

Talking points from SRH vs RCB game: How Shahbaz Ahmed changed RCB's fortune with three-wicket over

Cricket | Apr 15, 2021, 08:00 AM IST

SRH's death-over struggle continued for the second consecutive match as they lost six wickets in a space of just 23 deliveries from the start of the 16th over, for a score of just 27 runs, hence falling six runs short of the target.

Krunal Pandya

IPL 2021 | Talking points from KKR vs MI game: How Krunal Pandya turned the tide in Chennai

Cricket | Apr 14, 2021, 08:02 AM IST

Krunal Pandya leaked just four runs in his final two overs with Andre Russell scoring just a single off seven deliveries.

Deepak Hooda and KL Rahul

Talking points from RR vs PBKS game: Why Punjab Kings sent Hooda ahead of Pooran?

Cricket | Apr 13, 2021, 08:00 AM IST

Hooda returned with a blistering 64 off 28 balls, laced with four boundaries and six maximums, perfectly complementing Rahul's knock of 91 off 50 balls as the two stitched a sensational 105-run stand in 46 balls.

Vijay Shankar

Talking points from SRH vs KKR game: Should Hyderabad have sent Samad ahead of Shankar?

Cricket | Apr 12, 2021, 03:14 PM IST

Shankar scored 11 off 7 balls with just one boundary, while Samad scored 19 off 8 balls with two boundaries in the match in Chennai

Shikhar Dhawan and Prithvi Shaw

IPL 2021 | Talking Points from CSK vs DC game: Batting approach in PowerPlay separated the two sides

Cricket | Apr 11, 2021, 04:56 PM IST

Chennai lost their openers by the start of the third over with just seven runs on board. Moeen and Raina walked in next, adding 26 runs more in the remaining 23 balls of the PowerPlay before the two teed off hitting boundaries.